Progressive funk collective The Motet recently announced 2016 Winter Tour plans. Among the plans - a selection of vocalist friends, old and new, will join the band along their upcoming Winter Tour dates. On the list of special guests are Tanya Shylock, LaDamion Massey and Paul Creighton – all familiar voices to Motet fans because of their amazing appearances during The Motet’s special “Mixtape” performances over the past couple of years. New to The Motet stage for select dates… introducing Mr. Lyle Divinsky.
The 15th Annual Northwest String Summit (NWSS) gathers a bounty of festival favorites from over the past decade and a half for its blow-out return to Horning's Hideout (North Plains, OR) from July 14 - 17, 2016. Located just 20 miles outside of Portland, OR, Horning's Hideout stands as one of the most scenic festival sites in the country; NWSS is the only music offering this year taking place at Horning's Hideout.
Essential and far-reaching Jorma Kaukonen goes out on tour. In a career that has already spanned a half-century Jorma Kaukonen is one of the most highly respected interpreters of American roots, blues and rock music. A member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, he is a founding member of two legendary bands, Jefferson Airplane and the still-touring Hot Tuna. Jorma Kaukonen’s repertoire goes far beyond psychedelic rock; he is a guitar legend and an expressive singer-songwriter. (www.Jorma Kaukonen.com)
As the snow piles up on the slopes, we're very pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for the 2nd Annual Fire on the Mountain Vertical Challenge on April 1 in Squaw Valley!
Vermont four-piece, Twiddle has announced "Fox to the Rocks: Summer 2016 Colorado TWEEKEND". On Friday, June 3rd, they will perform three very special themed sets at the Fox Theater in Boulder with a full horn section dubbed the Frendly Horns. The following night, they return to the famed Red Rocks Amphitheater appearing with The Disco Biscuits and Ghostland Observatory.
Gem & Jam Festival is thrilled to announce official festival pre-parties across the country this January in anticipation of the 10th annual festival held in Tucson, AZ on February 12-14th, 2016.
Back Porch Syndicate Records recording artist Jefferson Grizzard reaches a higher plateau with a new batch of songs, with his January 15, 2016, CD release Daydream of Hope. Grizzard has been on the outskirts of the music scene and now coming into his own by tackling themes of love, loss, social and environmental issues.
ALO are proud to welcome Swedish sisters Baskery, conscious roots-reggae musician Mike Love, and Bay Area jammers Stu Allen and Mars Hotel to select dates on their upcoming Tour D’Amour X. The 10th annual Tour D’Amour kicks off at the new Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles on February 12th, 2016 and will take the band on an eight-city trek with stops between San Diego to Chico.
U.S.-based British singer-songwriter-guitarist Bobby Long begins the New Year with a new single from his critically-acclaimed album ODE TO THINKING and a series of newly-announced shows. "Ode to Thinking," the title track from the album, arrives at radio this week, accompanied by a creative lyric video for the song.